Tag: religious minorities

Christian villagers flee from military violence in Myanmar

The number of casualties and damage to civilian homes in the majority-Christian village is still unknown.  

Lack of law enforcement encourages forced conversions in Pakistan

Religious minorities have been under threat for ages in Pakistan.

Bangladesh ruling party reneges promise regarding religious minorities

Christian population makes up less than 2% of Bangladesh.

Christian leaders ask government to stop attack on minorities in India

Christian leaders in India have called on the government to stop state and non-state actors from targeting religious minorities.

Some countries used coronavirus pandemic against religious minorities

Some countries used the COVID-19 pandemic to target religious minorities last year, a federal commission revealed on Wednesday.

Church struggles against Indian state's stifling education order

The new law in Kerala violates minorities' rights to establish and manage educational institutions.

India has become increasingly intolerant of religious minorities

The report focuses on minorities in India, Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, Nepal, Pakistan, and Sri Lanka.

TikTok video calls on Christians to convert to Islam for USD 1200 - video

His video praising Islamic proselytising goes viral: even young Muslims are pushing young Christians to abandon Christian faith

Christianity and Islam to be removed locally from school curriculum in India

The proposal would drop certain chapters from social science textbooks to trim the 2020-21 curriculum for Grades 1 to 10 students.

Pakistani Christians endure 80 incidents of persecution so far in 2020

According to Open Doors, Pakistan is ranked fifth on the list of top 50 countries where Christians are persecuted for their faith